Heavy Diesel Mechanic
About this job
A Picton based company is looking for a motivated and qualified Diesel Mechanic skilled in heavy plant and equipment. This role will add to their small team to support the operational team and direct/engage external contractors when required. You will bring a high level of technical skill and enjoy varied service, repair, hydraulics and mechanical work on a range of heavy machinery.
This position operates in a port environment with a purpose-built utility vehicle provided. Occasional travel to other ports may be required.
If you enjoy responsibility and working as part of a team, then we would like to hear from you. On offer is a competitive remuneration and career development opportunities with a unique work environment.
Heavy Diesel Mechanic role is Salary based and if qualified starting at $95k Per Annum or $105K (FAR) which includes work vehicle for use to and from work and work tools will be provided. Hours will be 45 hrs a week and must be available to be on call at times and work some weekends.
Apprenticeship level will start @ $65k or $75k (FAR) which includes work vehicle for use to and from work and work tools will be provided.
Essential requirements for the position are:
- Mechanic Trade certificate (Polytech or MITO)
-Proven experience repairing and maintaining heavy machinery
-Being a self-starter with initiative
-Keen eye for detail with superior workmanship
-Flexibility and reliability
-Commitment to Health & Safety
- Computer literacy
-Good communication skills
- Strong time management skills and ability to work unsupervised is essential.
-Available to be on call during vessel loadings.
Additional qualifications that would be advantageous:
- Previous experience working on forklifts, wheel loaders, excavators and heavy log handling equipment.
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To apply for this job please phone 0800 779 009 and quote Job ID 22362140
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